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Eberhard, Silke Trio: Being The Up And Down

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 31396
Catalog Code: ITK365.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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"Being the Up And Down", Silke Eberhard's new CD with her trio with Jan Roder on bass and Kay Lubke on drums was recorded both in the studio as well as at a live concert at the A-Trane in Berlin. This was the result of her winning the p...


Berne, Tim: Broken Shadows

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 31394
Catalog Code: ITK362.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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"Broken Shadows brings together four luminaries of the American jazz scene: Tim Berne, Chris Speed, Reid Anderson and Dave King. Broken Shadows has very strong connections, in twos. Saxophonists Tim Berne and Chris Speed have been playi...


Speed, Chris: Light Line

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 31393
Catalog Code: ITK364.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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"Chris Speed, a driving force of modern jazz for decades, presents Light Line, an impressive solo statement on the clarinet. The repertoire of this musical legacy includes his own pieces and short improvisations, as well as compositions...


Lewis, James Brandon Quartet: Code of Being

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 31390
Catalog Code: ITK371.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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"The charismatic saxophonist and composer James Brandon Lewis is the musician of the moment in the broad field of contemporary jazz. With Code of Being, James Brandon Lewis now presents his second album. The debut CD Molecular, which Le...


Frith, Fred Trio: Road [2 CDs]

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 31389
Catalog Code: ITK372.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $29.95



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"Fred Frith is a multi-instrumentalist and a shrewd outsider who walks the line between rock and jazz, improvisation and composition, and hereby presents a breathtaking live double CD with his long-time Bay Area trio. CD1 documents an i...


Talmor, Ohad Trio (w/ Dan Weiss / Miles Okazaki): Mise en place

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 31388
Catalog Code: ITK366.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Informed by the traditions of creative jazz; an interest in unusual time signatures; the music of Hinudstani and Brazil; through drummer Dan Weiss the influence of Indian Classical music; through Steve Coleman and Five Element compatriot, guitarist Miles Ozaki, an urban electric edge; making for an album both technically interesting and musically absolutely rewarding.


Rainey, Tom Obbligato: Untucked in Hannover

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 30229
Catalog Code: ITK360.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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A collection of jazz standards performed with a modern approach to free playing, updating these essential melodies for the 21st century while adhering to their original warmth, from drummer Tom Rainey's exceptional New York Obligatto band of Ingrid Laubrock on saxophones, Ralph Alessi on trumpet, Drew Gress on bass, and Jacob Sacks on piano.


Formanek, Michael: Imperfect Measures

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 30136
Catalog Code: ITK359.2
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Two decades after his last solo album, Michael Formanek returned to the studio to record these nine solo bass improvisations, each a profound spontaneous composition realizing structures and melodic development that incorporate journeys from abstraction into logical narrative territory as we follow the muse of a one of modern jazz' greatest bassists.


Feldman, Mark: Sounding Point

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 30133
Catalog Code: ITK354
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Including six of his own compositions, a work by Sylvie Courvoiser and Ornette Coleman's "Peace Warrior", New York violin virtuoso Mark Feldman's new solo album, recorded in the studio in Brooklyn, is a touchpoint to his skills and creative imagination today, 26 years after his first solo album, displaying a profound ability to engage and inspire his listeners.


Hawkins, Alexander feat/ Evan Parker + Riot Ensemble: Togetherness Music

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 30131
Catalog Code: ITK361
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Pianist Alexander Hawkins' six movement composition is realized by the UK Riot Ensemble, known primarily for their work with notated contemporary music, adding Evan Parker's incredible soprano sax soloing, and filtered through Matthew Wright's live electronic processing, resulting in this amazing hybrid masterwork that bridges modern 21st Century forms.


Laubrock, Ingrid: Dreamt Twice, Twice Dreamt (Music For Chamber Orchestra And Small Ensemble) [2 CDs]

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 29845
Catalog Code: ITK355
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $29.95



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The 2nd orchestral album from saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock, two very different but complementary sets of compositions using electronics in mostly acoustic settings: the 1st with the larger EOS Chamber Orchestra and guests including Cory Smythe, Tom Rainey, & Sam Pluta; the 2nd a smaller group of Laubrock, Smythe & Pluta + guests Adam Motlock, Josh Modney, and Zeena Parkins.


OM (Urs Leimgruber / Christy Doran / Bobby Burri / Fredy Studer) : It's About Time

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 29712
Catalog Code: ITK348
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Extremely active from 1972-82, then reformed in 2008, and now entering a new phase of their improvisational journey, the OM quartet of Urs Leimgruber on saxophones, Christy Doran on electric guitar, Bobby Burri on double bass, and Fredy Studer on drums & percussion extend their transformative approach to free improv through what they refer to as "ElectroAcoustiCore".


Irniger, Christoph Trio (w / Raffaele Bossard / Ziv Ravitz): Open City

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 29546
Catalog Code: ITK349
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Swiss saxophonist & composerChristoph Irniger extends his long-running trio of bassist Raffaele Bossard and drummer Ziv Ravitz with Brooklyn alto saxophonist Loren Stillmand and German trombonist Nils Wogram, combining arrangement and improvisation in the jazz tradition, performed with inventive clarity and a strong regard for melody, making this an upbeat and creative album of modern jazz.


Greve, Charlotte / Vinnie Sperrazza / Chris Tordini: The Choir Invisible

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 29545
Catalog Code: ITK347
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The first recording for the New York-based trio formed in 2017 by Germany/NY saxophonist Charlotte Greve, Brooklyn-based bassist Chris Trodini and drummer Vinnie Sperazza, all three composing for the band as they integrate composed structures and improvised sections with an ear towards lyrical interplay, create a diverse and optimistic first outing of buoyant jazz.


Hawkins, Alexander / Tomeka Reid : Shards & Constellations

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 29256
Catalog Code: ITK344
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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With intricate interplay and textural passages, Chicago improvising cellist Tomeka Reid and UK pianist Alexander Hawkins present their first collaboration, an exciting set of rapid interchanges of pointillistic playing and introspective playfullness, 9 collective dialogs alongside Leroy Jenkin's piece for "Albert Ayler (His Life Was Too Short)".


Ziegele, Omri Tomorrow Trio (w / Bennink / Weber): All Those Yesterdays

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 29217
Catalog Code: ITK333
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Using hard bop as his jumping off point, Swiss saxophonist Omri Ziegele Tomorrow Trio with Christian Weber on bass and Han Bennink on drums--musicians who have toured and performed together over years--went into the studio hot off of a 13 day tour to record these 6 Ziegele original compositions, lyrically balanced with room for exemplary soloing and group interplay.


Talmor, Ohad Newsreel Sextet: Long Forms

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28683
Catalog Code: ITK341
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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The core members of NY saxophonist Ohad Talmor's Newsreel Sextet are Jacob Sacks (piano), Miles Okazaki (guitars) and Dan Weiss (drums) along with Matt Pavolka on acoustic bass and Shane Endsley on trumpet, performing Talmor's adventurous modern jazz compositions, merging jazz, North Indian traditional and contemporary compositional forms in lyrically embraceable ways.


Ortiz, Aruan / Andrew Cyrille / Mauricio Herrera : Inside Rhythmic Falls

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28682
Catalog Code: ITK339
Country: Austria
 
Price: $17.95



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Cuban pianist Aruán Ortiz reflects on his upbringing in Santiago de Cuba, evoking the cascades of daily sound and rhythm he heard there, through compositions performed with the trio of fellow Cuban Mauricio Herrera on percussion & marimbula, and drummer Andrew Cyrille, Emeline Michel and Marlene Ramirez-Cancio providing vocals on the powerful opening invocation.


Keita, Aly / Jan Galega Bronnimann / Lucas Niggli: Kalan Teban

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28489
Catalog Code: ITK338
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Absolutely compelling rhythms and grooves from this trio bringing together Ivory Coast balafon player Aly Keita with Cameroon clarinetist and saxophonist Jan Galega Bronnimann and Swiss drummer Lucas Niggli, who was born in West Cameroon, the trio bringing strong African rhythms and melodic progressions to their propulsive and joyful improvisations.


Black, Jim Trio (w/ Elias Stemseder / Thomas Morgan): Reckon

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28488
Catalog Code: ITK334
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Making complex rhythms comprehendible, drummer Jim Black and his trio with Thomas Morgan on bass and pianist Elias Stemeseder, present their 4th album, with 11 original compositions by the leader recorded in the studio in Switzerland, reckoning unusual pulses with swinging rhythms over which all three improvise with free and lyrical mastery for brilliant results.


Laubrock, Ingrid / Aki Takase: Kasumi

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28343
Catalog Code: ITK337
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Having performed as duo in 2016 at Jazzfest Berlin, this album distills the chamber-like qualities of pianist Takase and saxophonist Laubrock bring, making playful interaction sophisticated through surprising twists and turns, each succinct conversation showing their empathetic connection, brilliant technical skills, and effortless ability to communicate.


Eskelin, Ellery / Christian Weber / Michael Griener: The Pearls

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28342
Catalog Code: ITK331
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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In their second album the trio of saxophonist Ellery Eskelin, bassist Christian Weber and drummer Michael Griener revisit the music of jazz tradition through the modern ears of the free improvisation, alternating the music of Jelly Roll Morton, Scott Joplin, Harry Edison/Count Bassie, and Russell Robinson with original group compositions, a fascinating contrast in time and style.


Speed, Chris Trio (w/ Tordini / King): Respect For Your Toughness

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28103
Catalog Code: ITK336
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Recorded Live in Brooklyn, the 3rd album from the trio of tenor saxophonist Chris Speed, double bassist Chris Tordini and drummer Dave King focuses on Chris Speed compositions in a traditional vein, using shades of classic bop styles that leave room for creative expression through comfortably lyrical pacing propelled by King's incredibly interactive rhythms; beautiful.


Turkoz, Saadet / Elliott Sharp : Kumuska

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 28101
Catalog Code: ITK328
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Distilling their larger group work on albums "Kumuska" and "Marmara Sea" to the duo of creative New York bass clarinetist & guitarist Elliott Sharp, and Bosporus vocalist Saadet Turkoz, whose free improvisation is influenced by European, Indian, Asian, jazz & blues forms, in an album of 9 songs about the familiar focused through a world view.


Parker, Evan / Matthew Wright / Trance Map+: Crepuscule in Nickelsdorf

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 27925
Catalog Code: ITK329
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Composed by saxophonist Evan Parker and electronic artist Matthew Right, "Trance Map" has Parker triggering interactions with samples from Wright's record collection, reshaped by live processing, here in an incredible expanded performance at Konfrontationen 2017 with Adam Linson on bass & electronics, John Coxon on turntable & electronics, and Ashley Wales on electronics.


Takase, Aki: Hokusai Piano Solo

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 27516
Catalog Code: ITK327
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Under the inspiration of Japanese painter Katsushika Hokusai, Berlin-based improvising pianist Aki Takase recorded these impressive works over two days at the Sendesaal Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg, some live during an award ceremony where she was awarded The Berlin Jazz Prize, some in the studio, including a duo with pianist Alexander von Schlippenbach.


Courvoisier, Sylvie / Mark Feldman: Time Gone Out

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 27443
Catalog Code: ITK326
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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At around 20 years of collaboration, the duo of pianist Sylvie Courvoisier and violinist Mark Feldman has redefined the dialog between European and American approaches to improvisation and composition, bridging traditional and modern approaches, here in a studio album of power and restraint, energy and fragility, discipline and freedom.


Theiler, Yves Trio (w/ Luca Sisera / Lukas Mantel): WE

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 27398
Catalog Code: ITK324
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Swiss pianist and composer Yves Theiler's Trio with bassist Luca Sisear and Lukas Mantel in a lyrical and upbeat album of contemporary jazz, balancing free playing with optimistic melodic arrangements leaving himself and his players plenty of room for expression, their association since 2012 bringing a nearly telepathic rapport in their enthusiastic interaction.


Frith, Fred : All Is Always Now (Live at the Stone) [3 CDs]

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 27250
Catalog Code: ITK320
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $45.95



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Guitarist Fred Frith performed 80 concerts at NY's The Stone between 2006-2016, in diverse configurations of duos, trios, quartets and large ensembles with some of the planet's finest improvisers, of which 23 recordings, titled from NY Times headlines of each concert's day, are presented in this essential 3-CD package, which includes a 24 page booklet detailing the collection.


Formanek, Michael Elusion Quartet: Time Like This

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 26984
Catalog Code: ITK313
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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NY Bassist Michael Formanek composes for and leads his Elusion Quartet with saxophonist Tony Malaby, pianist Kris Davis, and drummer Ches Smith, a heavyweight set of improvisers who take on Formanek's sophisticated and elusive compositions, using unusual meters and complex yet comprehensible structures, performed with prodigious skill and passionate approaches.


Sharp, Elliott Carbon (feat. Zeena Parkins / Bobby Previte): Transmigration at the Solar Max

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 26034
Catalog Code: ITK311
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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NY bassist and saxophonist Elliott Sharp's Carbon project in a trio album with electric harpist Zeena Parkins and drummer Bobby Previte for what Sharp describes as "part cosmic turbulence and part roiling soundscape... the musicians building their activities on and against shifting electro-acoustic drones and matrices of rhythm, unisons splitting and refracting."


Buechi, Sarah: Contradiction Of Happiness

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 25461
Catalog Code: ITK299
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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An engaging set of modern jazz songs from Swiss singer Sarah Buechi in a septet of primarily string players + drums, expanding her more typical quartet, each composition imbuing a lyrical sense of drama and expressiveness around sophisticated and cosmopolitan themes, her seductive voice interacting with the band and giving her players space to improvise.


Hawkins, Alexander / Elaine Mitchener Quartet (w / Neil Charles / Stephen Davis) : UpRoot

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 25219
Catalog Code: ITK297
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Oxford-based keyboardist and composer Alexander Hawkins balances free improv and lyrical jazz forms in a quartet with bassist Neil Charles, drummer Stephen Davis, and vocalist Elaine Mitchener, with both Hawkins compositions and pieces from Archie Shepp, Jeanne Lee, and Patty Waters, a beautiful balance that appeals to modern listeners steeped in the history.


Hassler, Hans: Wie Die Zeit Hinter Mir Her

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24995
Catalog Code: ITK288
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Swiss accordionist Hans Hassler stands above the (small) crowd of improvising accordionist in the breadth of his career, his ability to balance both lyrical, abstract, serious, and humorous aspects in his approach to the instrument, a true original in intent and ability to engage his listeners, in 15 original and diverse compositions recorded in 2017.


Speed, Chris Trio (w/ Chris Tordini / Dave King): Platinum On Tap

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 24898
Catalog Code: ITKakt 294
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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An impressive jazz album from saxophonist Chris Speed, performing with his trio of Dave King on drums and Chris Tordini on bass, a chordless trio that emphasizes Speed's lyrical playing that is both melodic and yet driven by complex riffs, odd time signatures and runs that are fully developed in style and intention, creating a joyful and embraceable album of modern jazz.


Jaeger, Michael: Kerouac: Dance Around In Your Bones

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 18320
Catalog Code: ITK219
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Saxophonist and clarinetist Michael Jaeger's quartet with Vincent Membrez (piano), Luca Sisera (bass) and Norbert Pfammatter (drums) play with rhythms, sounds and spaces, merging traditional and new forms in euphoric ways.


Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch: Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 17561
Catalog Code: ITK201
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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The remarkable Swiss improvising trio Koch-Schutz-Studer collaborates with NY improvising vocalist artist Shelley Hirsch for an amazing album of voice and electronic and acoustic improvisation with few boundaries and incredible insight.


Ziegele, Omri - Yves Theiler: Inside Innocence

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 17560
Catalog Code: ITK218
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Omri Ziegele, saxophonist, composer and und leader of the small orchestra Billiger Bauer presents a duo with younger Zurich pianist Yves Theiler, presenting melodic compositions from both players performed with beautiful intuitive dialog.


Wickihalder, Jurg: Narziss And Echo

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 16389
Catalog Code: ITK209
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Manuel Perovic arranges the story of Narcissus and Echo, as told by Ovid for saxophonist Jurg Wickihalder and a theatrical band including Michael Jaeger, Damian Zangger, Chris Wiesendanger, &c.


Frith, Fred: Clearing Customs

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 14277
Catalog Code: ITK176
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Frith's 75 minute intense improvisatory journey work is a graphic structural model by which the most diverse types of musical events are linked together along a time line.


Niggli, Lucas Big Zoom: Polisation

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 13893
Catalog Code: ITK174
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Drummer Lucas Nggli rebuilds his Big Zoom band by filling out the rhythm section with bassist Barry Guy, and adding flutist Anne La Berge along with regulars trombonist Wogram and guitarist Schaufelberger.


Meier, Tommy Root Down: The Master And The Rain

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 13362
Catalog Code: ITK181
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Reedist and composer Tommy Meier's Root Down is a passionate tribal-percussive heavy band from Switzerland with a large set of players including pianist Irene Schweizer; irresistible new jazz!


Ziegele, Omri: Can Walk On Sand [Used Item]

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 13001
Catalog Code: 167
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $14.95



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The 2nd volume of saxophonist Omri Ziegele and pianist Irene Schweizer's "Where's Africa" with drummer Makaya Ntshoko, beautiful, virtuosic and melodic jazz.


Brown, Chris / Fred Frith: Cutter Heads

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 08197
Catalog Code: ITK124
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Schlippenbach, Alexander Von: Twelve Tone Tales Volume 2

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 07038
Catalog Code: ITK116
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Schlippenbach - Dorner - Mahall - Roder - Jennessen: Monk's Casino - The Complete works of Thelonius Monk [3 CD BOX SET]

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 04568
Catalog Code: ITK100
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $49.95



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European free jazz legend, pianist Alexander Von Schlippenbach, takes on the complete Monk oeuvre in a quartet with Axel Dorner (trumpet), Rudi Mahall (bass clarinet), Jan Roder (bass) and Uli Jennessen (drums)